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A practice routine for kids

The most difficult part of practicing is getting started. For a young beginner student (ages preschool-6 or 7), I do not recommend having them practice at all. 144 more words

Piano Teaching: Elders and Adaptations (Part 2- Adaptations for the "Mostly Mature-or just under")

There was a time when between teaching mini- piano lessons in a school and regular lessons privately I had abut 70 students a week at the piano. 908 more words

Arts And Music

Training: Compose a nativity in a day

Write A Nativity In A Day will be led by  Kate Courage from Wiltshire Music Service

With other teachers, you will compose songs to piece together a brand new nativity show that can be used by your school for Christmas: no more searching through catalogues…just DIY! 83 more words

Networking / Training

Children: Moments Like This.....

Some of you know me and know I’ve been teaching music to children of many ages for just over 14 years now.

Many of you may not know that teachers often have the inside information on kids and what they’re going through. 620 more words


Music Teaching Memoirs: Creative Listening and Art!

For many years I ran my own business teaching piano at a small parochial school on the New England coast. In the days when money for extra “specials” faculty was tight, it was a win-win for both the school and for  myself. 829 more words

Arts And Music

On Cats, Guitars, Wood, Trains & Fruitcake!

A few days ago, a wonderful ‘net friend tagged me on Facebook and asked me to share five things about myself. You can find out more about me any time on my very appropriately named “About Me” page, if you like.  1,162 more words

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Great music tuition in the midlands

Pro Music offers superb tuition at a low cost . Our academy has outstanding feedback from children and adults for its great tuition and exam preparation. 32 more words